HK Kopavogur Víkingur Reykjavik (Women) vs Valur (Women) betting odds

Valur (Women) have taken just one point from their last three Icelandic Cup. Women matches, following last weekend’s 3-1 defeat away to their opponent. Valur (Women) are still seventh overall in the table, but the distance between them and the Continental qualification positions is slowly getting bigger. Saturday’s match at home to reigning champions HK Kopavogur Víkingur Reykjavik (Women) should prove no easy feat either – Valur (Women) haven’t won against any Icelandic Cup. Women leader since September 2008 and, notably, are without a win against any side currently within the top eight so far this season.

HK Kopavogur Víkingur Reykjavik (Women) have turned around their “unconvincing” run in style over the past 7 days. HK Kopavogur Víkingur Reykjavik (Women) dominated and humiliated their opponent with a 8-0 win at home last weekend, which also saw their striker net his first hat-trick of 2017, to become the Icelandic Cup. Women’s joint top scorer (19 goals) in the process, before easing their way through to the semi-finals of the national cup at home to opponent during the week (3-0 win).

HK Kopavogur Víkingur Reykjavik (Women) are clear favourites here at 4/9 with bet365, but we feel that backing “both teams to score” at 21/20 has some decent potential for the following reasons:

Most people know about HK Kopavogur Víkingur Reykjavik (Women) and their striker, and for good reason too. He is a world class striker and currently in top form, with seven goals from his last four competitive outings. He’s also scored three goals in HK Kopavogur Víkingur Reykjavik (Women)’s last four on the road so you’d fancy him to continue this run as an anytime goalscorer at 4/7 with bet365. However, Valur (Women) are not without a weapon of their own in French striker.Not to mention that he scored against the visitors earlier this season when Valur (Women) took a point away from HK Kopavogur Víkingur Reykjavik (Women) (1-1 draw).

Notably, HK Kopavogur Víkingur Reykjavik (Women)’s recent domination has in fact come from matches at home. HK Kopavogur Víkingur Reykjavik (Women) have failed to keep a clean sheet in three of their last four Icelandic Cup. Women away matches, including against some much weaker teams than Valur (Women), and the added strain following their mid-week national cup match, where the league leaders fielded a full strength squad, should add even more value to Valur (Women) getting one against them.

Regarding a correct score bet, though Valur (Women) are unbeaten at home this season (W5 D5), HK Kopavogur Víkingur Reykjavik (Women) hold the best away record in the Icelandic Cup. Women (W8 D2 L1). Valur (Women)’s poor track record against much stronger sides, combined with HK Kopavogur Víkingur Reykjavik (Women)’s return to goal-scoring form, means we feel the HK Kopavogur Víkingur Reykjavik (Women)ns could sneak another win here. As such, we feel there’s decent value to be had backing a 2-1 HK Kopavogur Víkingur Reykjavik (Women) win at 15/2 with bet365.

HK Kopavogur Víkingur Reykjavik (Women) vs Valur (Women) betting odds

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